It's difficult to measure the effectiveness of this weight loss approach in scientific studies because there is some evidence to suggest an element of placebo affect occurs when certain people are hypnotized.
If you are willing and follow the instructions of the hynotist or instructions for the free hypnosis online methods, then you can be hypnotized.
In the episode, Wonder Woman and the Mind Maidens, the evil Medula hypnotized Wonder Woman and her friend Jayna with a will booster contraption, the premise was that the will booster would help women rule the world unopposed.
After Medula hypnotized Wonder woman in Wonder Woman and the Mind Maidens, it takes all her super friends to come to her rescue.
On the popular Super Friends cartoon series, superheroes known for fighting the bad guys were caught in the middle when an evil super villain forces hypnotized Wonder Woman to think she was part of the dark side.
Hypnotized by his somber gaze, she lifted her face to accept his affection.
Society suffers a sort of perpetual obsession, and remains self-hypnotized as it were within a magic circle of traditional views.
But, in the 18th aentury, the monarchy, hypnotized by the classical battle-fields of Flanders and Italy, madly squandered the fruits of Colberts work as so much material for barter and exchange.
Symptoms attendant on the hypnotic state are closure of the eyelids by the hypnotizer without subsequent attempt to open them by the hypnotized subject; the pupils, instead of being constricted, as for near vision, dilate, and there sets in a condition superficially resembling sleep. But in natural sleep the action of all parts of the nervous system is subdued, whereas in the hypnotic the reactions of the lower, and some even of the higher, parts are exalted.
The warders at an asylum have been hypnotized to sleep by the bedside of dangerous patients, and "suggested" to awake the instant the patients attempt to get out of bed, sounds which had no import for them being inhibited by suggestion.